Police have launched an investigation after a teenage girl was sexually assaulted in Maddiston.
The 16-year-old was attacked close to Main Road last night.
Officers were seen patrolling the area this morning.
The force has confirmed it is now following “a positive line of enquiry”.
A Police Scotland spokeswoman said: “Police in Forth Valley are investigating and currently following a positive line of enquiry in connection with the serious sexual assault of a 16-year-old girl, which took place near to the Main Road area of Maddiston on the evening of Wednesday, May 15.”